Hotel La Forge
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... last time we did not climb up to the the Chapel of Notre Dame du Rocher. It was too late now to climb up there , so we went for a walk, planning to climb the rock early next morning before we ...
... t stay in too long, too cold! After an hour we decided to head back but were determined to find an easier route back ... We challenged the GPS and shaved an hour off our drive. But more importantly we avoided the cliffs. When we arrived back that evening the temperature had just reached 40 so we were thankful we chose this day for the lake. We took our evening stroll in ...
Caught the bus from Place Garibaldi which follows the coastline to Villefrance with its amazing horseshoe harbour lined with cafes and bars just 6km from Nice, and past the peninsula of Cap Ferrat with its huge ...
... but natural
old fashioned buildings in true Provencal style.
Canyon du Verdon
Another 300 miles into more mountainous countryside brings us to the hair raising mountain passes of the Verdon. Finding our campsite that we visited briefly last year on our Europe Trip, we were able to find a super pitch, lots of space and nice and quiet, different to our overnight stay last year in July when it was packed with noisy families!
... we would have liked more time to do a longer loop. The path goes through long tunnels in the rock - you definitely need a torch otherwise you won't get very far!
the way back to the campsite we did a great drive along the Route des Cretes - it's a circular route
with fantastic views of the Gorge. Highly recommended.
Huge chilli con carne for dinner at the
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